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Too Much Truth: Store Robberies and Home Invasions

Today on Too Much Truth, Derrick discussed the increase in store robberies and home invasions. Groups of young black boys are breaking into high-end stores and robbing and attacking people at or in their homes. […]

WAOK-AM–08/19/2015

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Too Much Truth: The Last Punch

The Last Punch tells the true story of James Cornelius, an Atlanta hustler turned boxing promoter who used his street smarts to navigate the shark-infested waters of the 1980s fight game. James must race against […]

WAOK-AM–12/10/2014

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13,000 Participate In One Week Of Early Voting In Fulton County

In just five hours of voting on Sunday, October 19, Fulton County Director of Registrations and Elections Richard Barron says there were 1,507 voters at the seven locations that were open. According to Barron, “We […]

WAOK-AM–10/20/2014

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Atlanta Cyclorama Painting To Move Across Town

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed says the huge Atlanta Cyclorama painting, which has been on display in Grant Park for more than a century, will be moved to the Atlanta History Center in the city’s Buckhead area.

07/23/2014

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Atlanta Archbishop Apologizes For Posh Residence

Archbishop Wilton Gregory says he will consider selling the $2.2 million Buckhead mansion.

04/01/2014

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Buckhead Protest Of Justin Bieber Turns Out To Be Radio Station Hoax

What looked like a failed protest this morning was actually a success – for the local radio station that staged the hoax. According to Rock 100.5’s The Regular Guys, some 45,000 news stories were generated […]

02/24/2014

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Buckhead Residents Protesting Justin Bieber’s Possible Move To Neighborhood

Apparently the same Atlanta-area neighborhood Justin Bieber is reportedly interested in moving to has caught wind of his supposed antics in his Los Angeles-area neighborhood – and they are protesting the pop superstar. According to […]

WAOK-AM–02/23/2014

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Mardi Gras Bar Crawl

Your ticket includes beads, food and drink specials, and a drink at multiple bars within walking distance. Feb. 22 – Mardi Gras Crawl in Buckhead. Mardi Gras in Buckhead. After huge success last year this event returns, […]

WAOK-AM–02/19/2014

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Man Accused Of Trying To Expand Drug Cartel In Ga.

ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. Marshals say a man accused of trying to build a drug cartel between Atlanta and Houston has been arrested. Spokesman Gavin Duffy says Douglas Waindel, who was arrested Wednesday morning, was […]

04/13/2013

Macy’s Holiday Tree Breaks Causing Store Closure

BUCKHEAD – (WAOK/AJC) Construction crews spent all day Wednesday trying to dismantle the holiday tree that sat atop the Macy’s Department Store at the Lenox Square Mall in Buckhead. As teams tried to remove it […]

WAOK-AM–01/02/2013

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